Czech Language Courses for Foreigners

The Department of Czech for Foreigners offers the following short-term and long-term courses, which can be combined with further forms of study.


Types of course

0. Year-round language preparation for foreigners (students) intending to study at a Czech university
(for beginners, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced)
more info by phone, e-mail
A. Semester course of Czech for foreigners
(for beginners II, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced)
/1 semester = 13 academic weeks, 25 academic hours a week/
2 190 EUR
B20. Semester course of Czech for foreigners
(for beginners, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced)
/1 semester = 13 academic weeks, 20 academic hours a week/
1 850 EUR
B. Semester course of Czech for foreigners
(for beginners, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced)
/1 semester = 13 academic weeks, 15 academic hours a week/
1 190 EUR
C8. Semester course of Czech for foreigners
(for beginners, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced)
/1 semester = 13 academic weeks, 8 academic hours a week/
790 EUR

* reduced price C8 (for foreign teachers teaching at Czech elementary and high schools and universities, students studying in the Czech Republic and foreigners with permanent residence in the Czech Republic).

8 900 CZK

C4. Semester course of Czech for foreigners
(for beginners, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced)
/1 semester = 13 academic weeks, 4 academic hours a week/
395 EUR

* reduced price C4 (for foreign teachers teaching at Czech elementary and high schools and universities, students studying in the Czech Republic and foreigners with permanent residence in the Czech Republic).

4 450 CZK

C3. Semester evening course of Czech for foreigners
(for beginners and pre-intermediate)
/1 semester = 13 academic weeks, 3 academic hours a week/
295 EUR

* reduced price C3 (for foreign teachers teaching at Czech elementary and high schools and universities, students studying in the Czech Republic and foreigners with permanent residence in the Czech Republic).

3 200 CZK

D. Individual study programme of Czech for foreigners
(for beginners, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced)
/50 academic hours according to student's individual needs/
990 EUR
E. Internship for students and post-graduates of Czech Studies
(for pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced scholarship holders of the Department of Czech for Foreigners and scholarship holders of the Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University)
see Scholarship
S. Individual "distance" learning through online communication platforms
(for beginners, pre-intermediate, intermediate and advanced)
/50 academic hours according to student's individual needs/
990 EUR

Payment details

The tuition fee must be transferred to the following account kept in CZK (if you are transferring from a foreign currency into CZK you should use the Average Exchange Rate of Komerční banka for the given day):

Beneficiary: Masarykova univerzita, Žerotínovo nám. 9, 601 77 Brno, Czech Republic
Account number: 85636621/0100
Bank address: Komerční banka (Regionální pobočka Brno), nám. Svobody 21, 602 00 Brno, Czech Republic
IBAN: CZ43 0100 0000 0000 8563 6621
SWIFT: KOMBCZPP
Variable symbol: 2174000917

THE APPLICANT IS REQUIRED TO PAY THE BANK CHARGES

Applicants who require a visa and who are denied one will be refunded 75 % of the school-fee only if they send us confirmation that their visa was denied. The money will be returned by bank transfer only.
Applicants (who do not require a visa) who cancel their participation in the Czech course before its beginning will be also be refunded 75 % of the school-fee.


Dates

See application form for the Czech Language Courses for Foreigners.


Assessment

Courses will conclude with a final written exam in grammar, orthography, Czech life and history, lexical-stylistic exercises, conversation (essay) and an oral examination in conversation, phonetics and interpretation of a literary text (advanced students), depending on the level of study.

Certification of the results (for a given study level) including ECTS credits will be provided on the basis of these tests.


Lecturers

Senior and assistent lecturers of the Department of Czech for Foreigners.


Description

Beginners I - II grammar + conversation + phonetics
Pre-intermediate I - III grammar + conversation + phonetics
Intermediate I - III grammar + conversation + phonetics + creative writing
Advanced I - V creative writing + orthography + interpretation of a literary text + Czech life and history + lexical-stylistic exercises
Very advanced I - V creative writing + orthography + interpretation of a literary text + Czech life and history + lexical-stylistic exercises

Organization

Classes for total beginners are taught based on English.